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Multithread ZIP

Discussion created by 1ed54ed4-2409-4ee0-b942-4bf8a5ceb750 on Oct 2, 2018
Latest reply on Oct 2, 2018 by Dameon Welch-Abernathy

Hi Communtiy,

 

during the last days I had to work a lot with backups.

I recognized that the bottle neck is always gzip, because it only utilize one single core.

Additinally I recognized while gzip is utilizing one thread by 100% it is impacting other processes.

 

Question: There are already different zip tools in the unix universe supporting multiple threads. Are there plans to implement a multithread zip tool into GAIA and adding its functionallity to gaiabackup and scripts like this?

 

Thanks in advance.

 

Cheers

Sven

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